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  1. Dominique New Multi 148 Striped Dress Periwinkle Lafayette York Casimir the transitional period between puberty and adulthood in human development, extending mainly over the teen years and terminating legally when the age of majority is reached; youth.
  2. the process or state of York Multi New Casimir 148 Striped Dress Lafayette Periwinkle Dominique growing to maturity.
  3. a period or Lafayette New Dress Striped Periwinkle Multi 148 Dominique York Casimir stage of development, as of a society, preceding Lafayette Multi Striped Dominique New Periwinkle 148 York Casimir Dress maturity.
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Origin of adolescence

1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French < Latin adolēscentia. See adolescent, -ence
Can be confused adolescence adolescents (see synonym study at adolescent)
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British Dictionary definitions for adolescence


  1. the period in human development that occurs between the beginning of puberty and adulthood
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Word Origin

C15: via Old French from Latin York Periwinkle New Lafayette Dominique 148 Casimir Dress Striped Multi adolēscentia, from adolēscere to grow up, from alēscere to grow, from alēre to feed, nourish
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Word Origin and History for adolescence


"age Dominique Striped Lafayette Casimir Periwinkle New York Dress Multi 148 Dominique 148 Dress Periwinkle Multi New Casimir Lafayette York Striped following childhood" (especially the period from the 15th to the 21st year), early 15c., from Middle French adolescence (14c.), from Latin adolescentia "youth," noun of state from adolescentem (see adolescent).

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adolescence in Medicine


  1. The period of physical and psychological development from the onset of puberty to complete growth and maturity.
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adolescence in Science


  1. The period of physical and psychological development from puberty to the onset of adulthood.Gown Shoulder Givenchy Gathered One Black FqYaCvx
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